Shizen Energy, Microsoft Complete Construction Of Inuyama Solar Plant

Shizen Energy Group has announced the completion of its Inuyama Solar Power Plant. It’s a large-scale solar power plant in Inuyama city, Aichi Prefecture in Japan, that commenced commercial operation in February 2024, and a completion ceremony was held on 25 March at the site. The power plant has a rated output of 31 MW […]

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American DISCOM AEP to Sell Over 1.3 GW of Renewable Portfolio

Just as America is expanding the renewable power to spearhead the global drive to combat climate change, Columbus based American Electric Power (AEP) has entered into an agreement to sell its 1,365-megawatt (MW) unregulated, contracted renewables portfolio to IRG Acquisition Holdings at an enterprise value of $1.5 billion including project debt. IRG Acquisition Holdings is […]

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Shizen Energy, CDPQ to Invest $474 Mn in RE in Japan & Outside

Shizen Energy, a renewable energy leader in Japan, and CDPQ, a Canada-based global investment group, have announced a JPY 20-billion ($135 million) investment in Shizen Energy. The two companies have also agreed to a co-investment framework, which will involve potential investments of another $339 million by CDPQ. The official statement has held that the investment […]

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Distribution Sector Reforms Are Key For Growth Of The Sector

Energy firms across the spectrum face the new reality of the energy transition to a higher share for renewable energy. Apraava Energy, formerly CLP India, one of the many firms that have tasked themselves with the task to make the shift as smoothly as possible. SaurEnergy got responses from Naveen Munjal, Director Business Development and […]

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Energize Ventures Raises $330 M to Advance Sustainable Tech

Chicago-based Energize Ventures has announced the closing of a second flagship fund with total capital commitments of $330 million, aiming to invest in digital solutions with proven potential to optimize energy, critical infrastructure and sustainable industries. Energize Ventures is an alternative investment manager that funds digital-first solutions accelerating the sustainable energy transition. The firm provides financial, operational […]

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CDPQ and Energize Ventures Partner to Invest in Clean Energy Technologies

Energize Ventures, a leading global alternative investment manager, and Caisse de dépot et placement du Québec (CDPQ), a global investment group, announced today the beginning of a new co-investment partnership under which CDPQ will invest up to US$125 million over the next three years in ventures that aim to accelerate the digital transformation of energy and sustainable […]

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Ørsted Brings on Co-Investors for its 605 MW Offshore Wind Farm in Taiwan

Ørsted has brought on CDPQ and Cathay PE, to co-invest in the 605 MW Greater Changhua 1 Offshore Wind Farm off the coast of Taiwan Offshore wind major Ørsted has announced that it has signed an agreement with a consortium of world-leading investors, which consists of global institutional investor Caisse de dépôt et placement du […]

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CDPQ to Invest USD 1 Billion in Invenergy Renewables

CDPQ has committed USD 1 billion to Invenergy Renewables, one of the largest developers, owners and operators of RE projects in North America Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), a global institutional investor, has announced a USD 1 billion commitment to Invenergy Renewables, one of the largest private developers, owners and operators of wind and solar […]

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Boralex Becomes the Sole Owner of 3 Quebec Wind Farms, with 296 MW Capacity

Boralex Inc has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the full 49% equity stake held by the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) in 3 wind farms in Quebec, already 51% owned by Boralex. CDPQ’s 49% equity stake represents 145 MW net installed capacity and the three wind […]

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